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Bright Space opens at Chicago’s Cook County Jail

August 9, 2017

Typical Bright Space locations include homeless and domestic violence shelters and even hospitals. Yesterday, however, a Bright Space was opened in the waiting area of the Cook County Jail in Chicago, not generally a child-friendly space. The Bright Space opened inside of Division 5, the jail’s administrative hub, where bond is collected and families sometimes …Read More

Bright Horizons at the American Center creates Bright Space at YWCA in Madison, WI

July 28, 2017

Check out these awesome photos from the ribbon cutting of the at the YWCA in Madison, WI. Bright Horizons at the American Center created the Bright Space for the children and families at the agency. The new toys and furniture will surely help to make the children’s program a higher quality play and learning experience. Thank you …Read More

Second Bright Space completed at Jennings Group Home for Girls

July 12, 2017

We are so happy to announce the opening of a second Bright Space at the Jennings Group Home for Girls, which is part of Shelter, Inc. in Illinois. Two Bright Horizons centers, the Early Education Center and the Takeda Center for Child Development, came together to work on this project that was also funded by a grant …Read More

A new outdoor Bright Space in Waltham, MA

June 28, 2017

Congratulations to Jane Gibbons, Project Manager of the Bright Spaces Program, and her volunteer team on the completion of her very own outdoor #BrightSpace project at a shelter in Waltham, MA, where Jane has been volunteer for Horizons for Homeless Children at this location for many years. The remodeling included replacing and reorienting the play structure to make more space …Read More

Bright Space Opens in Partnership with kettlebells4kids

June 7, 2017

Welcome to our new Bright Space at New Hope, Inc., a shelter serving sexual and domestic violence victims in Attleboro, MA. This Bright Space is the third Bright Space we have opened with our partner Kettlebells4kids. Thanks especially to Amanda Chace and CrossFit Torque and to Emily Bascom and her staff at Bright Horizons at …Read More

New Bright Space Offers Areas for Supervised Visitation

March 15, 2017

Check out this new Bright Space created by #BrightHorizons Brookfield Academy for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services for supervised visitation. This area started out as a big empty room and was transformed into several more intimate and enjoyable Bright Spaces for everyone! Great job!

New Bright Spaces Opens in Library

January 25, 2017

“The experience has changed my, and many of the staffs, perspectives on giving and the impact it can have on others. The children at Maryville are so appreciative of the little things and the time you spend with them that it makes you feel so good. It is so rewarding to help at a facility …Read More

Bright Space Honors Long-Time Employee

December 8, 2016

Three Bright Space were created at David’s House in Lebanon, NH, through donations of friends, family, and colleagues in memory of Mary Bresadola, who passed away in August 2015 after a valiant battle with ovarian cancer. She was a long-time employee of Bright Horizons, joining the company in 1990 as a center director. Mary dedicated …Read More

New Outdoor Bright Space Created by Greenman Award Winner Linda Oury

October 20, 2016

Children at New Moms, a homeless shelter for moms and children in Chicago, have a new safe and secure green oasis outside Bright Space with enough interesting activities to keep children engaged while parents can relax. During the last two years, Linda Oury, Vice President of Marketing Operations for Bright Horizons, has been working in partnership …Read More

Special Memorial Bright Space Refurbished in Massachusetts

September 29, 2016

It was in 2008, that the Bright Horizons Client Relations Team decided to create one of our Bright Spaces® in a community near the Home Office in Watertown. After touring many places, the team partnered with Parenting Journey* in Somerville, MA, recognizing that a Bright Space would truly impact the space, making it cozier and …Read More

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